Job-seekers, take note. If you’re up for an adventurous career shift, this might be just the opportunity for you. Emirates is one of the highest-rated airlines in the world, and they’re holding a massive job fair for new cabin crew members in Vancouver next week.
As one of the two flagship airlines in the United Arab Emirates, Emirates has definitely garnered a solid reputation in the industry, and was named the fourth-best airline in the world by SkyTrax.
So, in terms of travelling – it’s definitely up there on the list of quality, reliable airlines.
As such, Emirates says they’re looking to recruit people who are, “passionate about delivering simple yet personalized and impeccable hospitality while creating memorable moments for its customers.”
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According to its official site, to be considered for Emirates cabin crew you’ll need to be: Fluent in written and spoken English (however additional languages are an advantage), “A natural team player with a personality that shines”; At least 160cm tall and able to reach 212cm high and able to meet the UAE’s employment visa requirements.
Successful applicants will also need to have at least one year of experience working in hospitality or customer service.
Benefits & perks
What’s in it for you? A tax-free salary and excellent medical coverage, for starters. The company also covers accommodation and transport to and from work, and exclusive discounts on shopping and leisure activities in Dubai.
Location & info
The hiring fair will take place at the Hilton Vancouver on Friday, August 11th at 9 am. Note that Emirates has strict dress code guidelines for applicants choosing to apply in person.
If you don’t find what you’re looking for there, you can also check out Emirates’ open positions page for more roles. Not only are they looking for cabin crew, but Emirates is also looking to recruit First Officer Pilots to operate the airline’s Airbus A380s and Boeing 777s.
So there you have it, job-seekers! Best of luck.
When: Friday, August 11th
Where: 6083 McKay Avenue, Burnaby